On This Day

What Happened on June 17, 1976

Historical Events

  • ABA (Nets, Pacers, Nuggets & Spurs) merges into NBA
  • Indonesia annexes Portuguese East-Timor

Famous Birthdays

  • Sven Nys, Belgian mountainbiker & cyclo-crosser, born in Bonheiden, Belgium
1976 Highlights

About June 17, 1976

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 5 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Gemini